Children Vision Screening on 05-01-2008

As an important activity of Sankara Nethralaya – ORBIS project a vision Testing training programme was conducted for the Thiruporur Block School Teachers. The training programme was conducted at our conference hall on 5th Jan 08 between 10.00 am to 1.00 pm. Nearly 100 teachers attended this training programme. The training programme started with a […]

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ESSILOR Graduation Programme on 17-12-2007

The First ESSILOR-SANKARA NETHRALAYA School of Dispensing Certificate Distribution Programme was held in the Conference Hall, SN at 6:00 pm on 17th Dec. Chief Guest Dr. LINGAM GOPAL-Chairman Medical Research Foundation distributed the Certificates to the young Graduates. Mrs. Rekha Chalapathy was given the best outgoing student award. Mr. B.JAYANTH, Vice President-ESSILOR South Asia, Middle […]

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Stress Management Programme on 06th & 07th Dec ’07

Stress Management Programme was held in Sankara Nethralaya for two days in four batches as planned. This was conducted by the Chennai Branch of Brahma Kumaris. Almost 70 executives attended and the delivery of the lecture was greatly appreciated by all the participants. Raj Yoga Meditation, which is a method of relaxing, refreshing and clearing […]

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Synergy 2007: 08th & 09th of Dec ‘07

Sankara Nethralaya hosted “Synergy-07” the annual meeting of Strabismological Society of India on 8th & 9th of Dec at Hotel Le Royal Meridian. About 221 delegates from all over India participated in this conference. Many eminent speakers both National and International graced this occasion. We were honored to have Dr. Anbumani Ramdoss, Honorable Minister for […]

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Inauguration of Dr G Sitalakshmi Memorial clinic for ocular surface disorders

The inauguration of Dr G Sitalakshmi Memorial clinic for ocular surface disorders was held on 05th November 2007 at Sankara Nethralaya. The occasion marked the dedication of the ocular surface clinic in memory of Dr. G Sitalakshmi and the launch of the “MOOKP Training Programme”. Dr. S S Badrinath, Chairman Emeritus, welcomed the gathering and […]

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Rays of 95

Round Table is an organization of non-political and non-sectarian young men between the age group of 18 and 40. Its aim is to promote service, fellowship and goodwill in National and International affairs. Round Table India believes in Community Service through the Fellowship of its members. The unique feature of this organization is that it […]

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Childrens’ day celebrations at Sankara Nethralaya

Sankara Nethralaya and ORBIS pediatric learning and training centre celebrated Childrens’ day in a very grand manner. Free clinical examination was conducted to all children below 16years. Dr T S Surendran, Vice Chairman of Sankara Nethralaya and Director of Pediatric Ophthalmology Department along with his associates addressed the importance of vision care in children. More […]

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Meeting with Dr. Claybourne Stephens (Motif Biosciences, USA)

Joel Clayborne Stephens, Ph.D., SVP and Chief Scientific Officer of Motif Biosciences, USA visited Sankara Nethralaya on 14-11-2007. He had discussions about possible collaboration with Vision Research Foundation on mapping disease genes for ophthalmic diseases. Motif Biosciences Inc. is a population genetics company seeking to identify the genetic causes of major diseases by working with […]

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Mr. A V Chettiar, Vice President of Mauritius visited Sankara Nethralaya on 15-11-2007

Sankara Nethralaya & the government of Mauritius have an agreement whereby, patients with complicated eye problem like Vitreo retinal are sent to Sankara Nethralaya for treatment. His Excellency, Mr. A V Chettiar vice-president, Republic of Mauritius visited Sankara Nethralaya on 15-11-2007. He interacted with some of the Mauritius patients currently undergoing treatment. He was accompanied […]

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Visitors from Oman Consulate

Mr Abdullah Mujaini, Dr Abraham Varghes & Mr Ali BinNasser Al Kindi, Health Attache from Oman visited Sankara Nethralaya on 09th November

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